Correction: A previous version of this story listed Cassandra Schwartz's title incorrectly.
Meritrust Credit Union has announced the following new hires and promotions: Charlotte Myrtle and Erica Campos, teller I; Brian Caulkins, data analyst; Marissa Cisneros, Jessica Bosarge and Matilde Gonzalez, tellers; Jeffrey Schiesser, call center associate; Kathleen Jensen and Taylor Metcalf, each promoted from teller I to teller II.
The following recently completed the mini-MBA program at the Center for Management Development at WSU: Curtis Haynes, Berry Material Handling; Ann Knapp, Boeing Company; Michael Chavez, Cessna Aircraft; Stephanie Davis, Cessna Aircraft; John Kasowski, Cessna Aircraft; Rebecca Williamson, Hospira; Maggie Gordon, Johnson Controls; Prisca Barnes, Kansas African American Museum; John Burke, USD 261 Haysville; Brenda Achey, WSU-College of Fine Arts; Michael Yeung, WSU-South Campus; and Stacey Winter, Youthville.
Physician Phuong Nguyen has joined Wichita Anesthesiology.
Physician David Grainger has been appointed chair of obstetrics and gynecology at the KU School of Medicine-Wichita. He replaces interim chair Kent Bradley.
The Wichita District Dental Society has announced its officers for 2012-2013: Sara Meng, president; Roy Cole, president-elect; Eric Farmer, vice president; Ted Mason, secretary-treasurer; Rob Dakin, Travis Gillespie, Chris Hickerson, John Lewis, Matt Robertson and Rebecca Twietmeyer, directors.
The Kansas General Office of New York Life Insurance has recognized the following employees: Mike Carpenter, agent of the month for August and senior NYLIC of the month for August; Bolivan Dien, rookie of the month and new associate of the month for August; and Fate Spurlock, associate of the month for August.
Junior League of Wichita has announced that four members have been selected to join the Leadership Wichita 2012 Class. They are Cari Clayton, Kim Doze-Lohmann, Cynthia Schmucker and Coleen Tabor.
The Wichita Crime Commission has announced its board of directors and officers for 2012-2013: Paul Masterson, Insurance Specialist Group, chairman; Larry Sell, Regier, Carr & Monroe, president; Scott Hampel, McCoy Petroleum, vice-president; Kevin Nichols, Nichols Investment Group, secretary; and Chris Steincamp, Depew, Gillen, Rathbun and McInteer, treasurer. Stephanie Fisk-McCurdy, Keller Williams Real Estate, and Mike Hattrup, Wilco Inc., were elected co-chairs of admissions, and Mike Sweeney, Overhead Door, was elected board member at large. Other board members include: Darrel Haynes; John Rapp, Hulnick, Stang & Rapp; Schoen Fitzgerald, Schoen Fitzgerald, CPA; Cari Spainhour, QuikTrip; Dan Gray, Warren Theatres; Mike Relihan, Bullseye Shooting Range; Mike Keller, Hardman & Howell Benefits; Alan Lieber, Washer Specialties; and David Rapp, Hinkle Law Firm.
The Civitan Club of Wichita has announced its officers for 2012-2013. They are: Vicki Jamieson, president; the Rev. Bill Ester, president-elect; Christi Berry-Koontz, secretary; Larry White, treasurer; Harold Connell, immediate past president; and Tony Bove, Colin Busey, Gavin Busey and Virginia Soyez, board of directors.
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